Owner Files $6.1 Million Loan on Former Cozymel's Site

Amos Maki, Memphis Daily News A company affiliated with Robert F. Fogelman II has filed a loan on a key piece of East Memphis property.   Crown Centre LLC filed a $6.1 million loan with Financial Federal Bank for the old Coz...

Financial Federal Bank Arranges $13.1M Refinance of Two Jackson Apartment Communities

John Nelson, REBusiness Online JACKSON, MISS. — The Memphis, Tenn.-based office of Financial Federal Bank has arranged the $13.1 million refinancing of two apartment communities in Jackson. The properties, known as Somers...

Self-Made: How Lance Draper is building an empire of affordable housing

John Minervini, High Ground News The myth of the self-made man is mostly just that: a myth. Bill Gates had rich parents who supported his business; Donald Trump had a trust fund worth millions. In fact, according to a 2012 study ...

Building a Reputation

Amos Maki, Memphis Daily News   Young real estate investor making his mark. This week, Lafayette’s Music Room reopened in its old location at Overton Square, bringing live music back to the rejuvenated district. T...

Emily Berkey Joins as Investor Accountant

Financial Federal Bank is pleased to welcome Emily Berkey as the company’s new Investor Accountant. Emily joins the Multifamily/Commercial Department of Financial Federal, coming to us from a prominent Memp...

Kristie Graves Joins as Deposit Specialist

Financial Federal Bank is pleased to welcome Kristie Graves as the company’s newest Deposit Specialist in its Memphis headquarters. Kristie joins Financial Federal after previous experience as Assistant Bra...

Taylor Maury Joins as Lending Officer

Financial Federal Bank is pleased to welcome Taylor Maury as the company’s newest Lending Officer in its Memphis headquarters. Taylor comes to Financial Federal after spending the majority of his career in ...

Which local banks are lending the most for what?

Rob Robertson, Memphis Business Journal One of the most convenient things about covering the banking industry is that nearly everything they do has to be reported to the government. Banks complain about this a lot — an e...

Scoreboard: Which Mid-South bank had the best quarter?

Rob Robertson, Memphis Buisness Journal Memphis community banks (plus First Tennessee) have had a nice start to the year, with all but two banks turning a profit and most banks maintaining or improving their asset quality. &nb...

Real Estate 'Titans' Share Industry Advice

Amos Maki, The Daily News In the 1980s Dan Wilkinson and Robert Snowden were deeply involved in developing Memphis International Airport Center. But some in the industry had concern about the industria...